Your clinical assistant resume may not be enough to get you the much needed attention from the employer. Employers look for lot more details before short listing the right candidates for a particular job. One of them is how you present yourself and your communication skills. Well, not much can be done in your resume. Hence, your clinical assistant cover letter is one way to show them your skills.
2356 West Bethany Home Road
July 25, 2011,
Arizona City Hospital
127 N Tatum Blvd # p 298
Dear Mr. James,
I came across the advertisement you posted in (mention the name of the magazine/ newspaper) for the clinical assistant job. I have the required experience and the knowledge in this field that makes me an ideal candidate for the job. I have enclosed my resume with this letter that will give you detailed information about my educational background and work history.
I have completed my bachelor's degree in nursing and then got my diploma in associate degree programs. After completion of my coursework, I was employed in the city hospital as a junior clinical assistant. I was promoted as clinical assistant within a year for my dedication and hard work. Since then, I have been working as a clinical assistant for five years. My key role in the organization was to take vital signs of clinics, perform screen tests and also prepare the laboratories for any diagnostic tests. At times, I handled tasks such as administering medications and taking important electrocardiograms. I can carry out tasks assigned by the physician, smoothly. As per your requirement, I can work forty hours a week and if there is any emergency I can put in more hours at work. I do not have any problems with weekend shifts.
If you feel I can be the right applicant for the job, please do call me at (insert contact details) or simply drop me an e-mail at (mention your e-mail address).
Thank you so much for your valuable time.
Attachments: Resume and Work Experience Certificates
235 Henry Street
July 25, 2011
New York Clinic
233 Lexington Avenue
Dear Mr. Thomas,
I was referred by Mr. Nelson who works in your clinic as a physicist for the position of clinical assistant. I fulfill the criteria you are looking in an ideal candidate and hence I would like to apply for it. I have enclosed my resume that will give you detailed information about my educational background and work history.
As you will see in my resume, I have a good past experience as a clinical assistant in (mention the name of your previous work place). I am aware of the role and duties involved here. I have a sound knowledge in this field and can understand medical terminology well. My key responsibilities in my previous organization were to assist in the research equipments and also perform the clinical trial test and collect the important data related to the tests. I have the basic computer skills. I am well organized and keep a record of the patient's information well and provide when there is any need. In addition to this I am sensitive to the patient's needs and can cater to the various requirements. I have excellent communication skills and communicate well with my seniors and patients. I am a person who can handle pressure and am flexible with work timings.
I would be glad if we can meet up for a follow up interview and discuss on this in detail. You can call me at (mention your contact details) or drop me an e-mail at (mention your e-mail address).
Thank you for your valuable time and considering me for the position.
Enclosures: Resume and Work Experience Certificates
Clinical assistant cover letter can be the right way to specify your abilities for the job and how well you fit into the role. It should be clear and impressive enough to set you as the right applicant for the position. Good luck with your job search!